Former Husker linebacker Adam Skoda died Saturday after battling neuroendocrine cancer. He was 42.

Skoda, a Lincoln High grad, lettered on NU’s national championship team in 1995 and was an assistant football coach at West Point-Beemer.

He is survived by his wife, Leigh, and four children Alex, Jocelynn, Paisley and Quinn. A vigil will began at 7 p.m. Thursday at St. Mary’s Church in West Point. The funeral is 10:30 a.m. Friday at St. Mary’s.

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